acropathy

[uh-krop-uh-thee]

noun Pathology.

any disease of the extremities.

Nearby words

  1. acronymous,
  2. acroosteolysis,
  3. acropachyderma,
  4. acroparaesthesia,
  5. acroparesthesia,
  6. acropetal,
  7. acrophobe,
  8. acrophobia,
  9. acrophonic,
  10. acrophony

Origin of acropathy


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Medicine definitions for acropathy

acropathy

[ə-krŏpə-thē]

n.

Hereditary clubbing of the fingers and toes without an associated progressive disease.

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